VirtualBox 4.2发布

On 2012年09月14日, in soft, by netoearth

VirtualBox is a powerful x86 and AMD64/Intel64 virtualization product for enterprise as well as home use. Not only is VirtualBox an extremely feature rich, high performance product for enterprise customers, it is also the only professional solution that is freely available as Open Source Software under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2. See “About VirtualBox” for an introduction.

VirtualBox binaries

By downloading, you agree to the terms and conditions of the respective license.

See the changelog for what has changed.
You might want to compare the

to verify the integrity of downloaded packages.
The SHA256 checksums should be favored as the MD5 algorithm must be treated as insecure!

Note: After upgrading VirtualBox it is recommended to upgrade the guest additions as well.

User Manual

The VirtualBox User Manual is included in the VirtualBox binaries above. If, however, you would like to take a look at it without having to install the whole thing, you also access it here:

You may also like to take a look at our frequently asked questions list.

VirtualBox older builds

The binaries in this section for VirtualBox before version 4.0 are all released under the VirtualBox Personal Use and Evaluation License (PUEL). As of VirtualBox 4.0, the Extension Pack is released under the VirtualBox Personal Use and Evaluation License and the other packages are released under the terms of the GPL version 2. By downloading, you agree to the terms and conditions of the respective license.

VirtualBox Sources

The VirtualBox sources are available free of charge under the terms and conditions of the GNU General Public License, Version 2. By downloading from the below links, you agree to these terms and conditions.

This is the current development code, which is not necessarily stable.

  • Checking out from our Subversion server.
    svn co http://www.virtualbox.org/svn/vbox/trunk vbox

    This is the current development code, which is not necessarily stable.

    Note: The repository was recently moved. If svn update aborts with an error message regarding a moved repository, then do

    svn switch --relocate \
       http://virtualbox.org/svn/vbox/trunk \
    
    http://www.virtualbox.org/svn/vbox/trunk

After getting the sources in one of the ways listed above, you should have a look at the build instructions.

Please also take a look at our licensing FAQ, in particular regarding the use of the name VirtualBox.

Pre-built VirtualBox vm’s

There are some pre-built vm’s designed for developers and the curious over on the  Oracle Tech Network site.

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